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Mockbeggar Farm House, Collier Street

Description: Mockbeggar Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174881

OS Grid Reference: TQ7145746903
OS Grid Coordinates: 571457, 146903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1956, 0.4525

Location: B2162, Yalding, Kent TN12 9SB

Locality: Collier Street
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9SB

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NW
Collier Street
Mockbeggar Farm

Farmhouse. C17 with later alterations, and with early-to-mid C19 front range.
Timber framed, with weatherboarding to gable ends. Rear left wing weather-
boarded to left side, gable end brick on ground floor, tile-hung above. Rear
right wing red and grey brick to ground floor, tile-hung above. Front range
red brick in Flemish bond, first floor of each gable end hung with fishscale
tiles. Plain tile roofs. 2 timber-framed bays, that to left slightly
longer, and subdivided by intermediate posts. Short timber-framed rear
return wing or turret to left. Slightly shorter but broader timber-framed
rear return wing to right. Rear lean-to between the two wings. Parallel front
range extending slightly further to right. Each range 2 storeys, gabled.
Stone plinth to rear right wing. Wings gabled to rear. Rear left wing
possibly has underbuilt first-floor gable-end jetty. Slightly-projecting
brick gable-end stacks to both ranges. Regular 3-window front to front range,
of recessed four-pane sashes with segmental heads. Tripartite sashes to
ground floor, also with segmental heads. Central panelled door with leaded
rectangular fanlight. Interior: timber-framed section has gunstock jowls
of relatively heavy scantling to left end, to central truss of C17 range, and
to gable end of left wing. Reversed assembly to front right corner (unless
right end bay is part of right wing). Unjowled posts towards centre of left
bay. Chamfered cross and axial beams. Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7145746903

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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